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319. Measuring Genetic Diversity

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This Biology Factsheet will explain:
• How we measure genetic diversity by calculating the proportion of polymorphic gene loci.
• How we measure genetic diversity by calculating the heterozygosity index.
• Why a knowledge of genetic diversity is important in the conservation of individual species.

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January 2016

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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